The Mission

EQDerivatives is the premier provider of volatility derivatives and alternative risk premia news, research and event content for investors, portfolio managers and service providers.

We connect and educate the leading thinkers in the space globally by delivering the latest strategies from the practitioners buying and structuring investments.

The Team

The Platforms

Global EQD, Europe EQD, Asia EQD, Australia EQD -- in Las Vegas in May, Barcelona in January, Sydney in March and Hong Kong in October we bring together senior officials in the space for substantive presentations and panel sessions on the latest market views.

Private Events -- our invitation-only forums in London, Hong Kong, New York, Boston and San Francisco have drawn leading portfolio managers and asset allocators to hear new research and the views of peers aired privately.

Commentary & News -- our online subscription service detailing the key moves, strategies, trades and allocations by the major buyers and sellers of volatility instruments and alternative risk premia systematic solutions. If you don't have access, send your name, work e-mail and firm details to or We'll set you up with a trial.

Marketing Mapping & Consulting -- our unique research and data provides annual deep dives in to the precise product preferences, challenges and allocations across alternative risk premia and volatility products.

EQDerivatives Magazine -- our quarterly, print deep-dive into the major themes, strategies and people driving the markets is delivered to a hand-picked roster of the top portfolio managers, allocators and market makers around the globe.


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The Founders

We want to hear from you.

Reach out to co-founders Peter Thompson at in Chicago or Rob McGlinchey at in London.

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